30 Apr 2019

Gators reach postseason for second time ever, team on eight-game win streak

Hayley Nunes chest bumps Michele Castro during the Gators game against the CSU East Bay Pioneer’s in a doubleheader for Senior Day on Saturday, April 27th, 2019. (TRISTEN ROWEAN/Golden Gate

23 Apr 2019

Gator protests injustice

Tianna Jacques takes a knee during a softball game facing Academy of Arts on Thursday, April 18, 2019. (MADDISON OCTOBER/Golden Gate Xpress)   Sometimes taking a stand means taking a

16 Apr 2019

Gators outlast Otters in extra innings, take series 3-1

The Gators play the Sonoma State Seawolves in a doubleheader at SF State on Tuesday, April 9. (TRISTEN ROWEAN/ Golden Gate Xpress)   SF State softball improved to 29-16, the

09 Apr 2019

Softball sweeps Warriors on the road with strong pitching, umpire envokes mercy rule

Sophmore catcher/infielder Kylee Brown crouches behind the plate in practice on Jan. 28, 2019. (Photo courtesy of SF State Athletics.) SF State’s softball team dominated Stanislaus State this past weekend

04 Feb 2019

Gators hope speed is the key to success in 2019 for softball program

A young and speedy SF State softball team looks to take the next step in 2019 after falling short of the postseason last year. The Gators had a 24-31 record

16 Oct 2018

Former Gators return to SF State for annual softball alumni game

The 2019 Gators fell 7-8 to the alumni Gators softball team Saturday, in a game that was stretched to 10 innings to give alumni pitchers to get some playing time,

02 May 2018

Softball team honors seniors before last games of the season

SF State’s softball team wrapped up their season on Saturday, April 28 with a doubleheader against Chico State on the Gator’s home field. Before the pair of games began, the

11 Apr 2018

Upcoming baseball and softball games

The graphic displays the upcoming games for the SF State baseball (13-19) and softball (18-24) teams for the month of April. It also includes statistics regarding the teams’ season record

21 Feb 2018

SF State wins doubleheader 6-1, 7-0

SF State softball won both games of a doubleheader against Notre Dame De Namur on Monday, Feb. 19 at SFSU Softball Field by scores of 6-1 and 7-0. The team

24 Jan 2018

Gators softball? Anything but soft

Change can be scary, but for SF State softball, change is nothing new. After finishing no higher than 6th place in the California Collegiate Athletic Association in the past three

02 May 2017

Senior softball pitcher takes career overseas

Many DII athletes say goodbye to their sport after college graduation, but not senior softball pitcher Megan Clark. Clark is spending her final days as a Gator preparing to take

29 Apr 2017

Clark dominates as Gators finish strong final games of the season

In the final games of the 2017 spring season, SF State women’s softball team walked away with two big wins against the Holy Names University Hawks on Friday at the

19 Apr 2017

Gators fall to Monterey Bay in final home series

The SF State’s women’s softball team came out pumped up for Senior Day, but the excitement died down as the Gators ended up losing to California State University, Monterey Bay

15 Mar 2017

Gators split series with nationally-ranked Wildcats

The Gators battled their hearts out but were unable to shut out nationally-ranked number six Chico State University in the second half of the softball series Wednesday, March 15 at

15 Mar 2017

Gators take down sixth in nation in first half of series

SF State women’s softball team took an early 2-0 series lead against nationally-ranked Chico State University during Tuesday’s double-header. First game pitcher Megan Clark threw a complete game against the

10 Mar 2017

SF State splits series with San Marcos

In a double header against California State University, San Marcos Friday, the Gators walked away splitting the games in half 6-1 and 1-2. In game one, Gator pitcher Megan Clark

17 Apr 2016

Gators axed by Lumberjacks on Senior Day

The grass was a shimmering green and the sun was shining Saturday afternoon, but it was a cloudy day for the SF State softball team as they lost a weekend

12 Apr 2016

Best season in more than a decade propelling Gators to possible tournament appearance

SF State softball is having one of its best seasons in more than a decade as the team primes itself for a playoff spot in the NCAA Division II tournament

09 Apr 2016

Errors cost Gators softball in second game of doubleheader

The SF State softball team battled the UC San Diego Tritons in the first series of a weekend doubleheader on a cloudy afternoon. The Gators took game one of Friday’s doubleheader, 2-0, behind

19 Mar 2016

Pitching dominates in softball doubleheader spilt

SF State split Friday’s doubleheader versus Stanislaus State as each team’s winning pitchers held the offenses to one and no runs, respectively. Game 1 The Stanislaus State Warriors took game

22 Feb 2016

Gators offense stymied by Coyotes

The SF State softball team fell short after losing a doubleheader series against Cal State San Bernardino. Game 1  The Gators quickly started off fine up until a rough fourth

13 Feb 2016

Gators begin season undefeated after winning double-header

  SF State’s softball team opened the 2016 season at home, winning a double-header series against Northwest Nazarene University Crusaders. Junior pitcher Megan Clark and a strong defense led the

03 Feb 2016

Gators softball ready to dive into new season

Headed into the new season, SF State’s softball team is focused on improving on their 12-40 record from last season. First-year head coach Lisa Allen has inherited an experienced team

26 Aug 2015

New faces flood athletic department

The moving boxes sat freshly unpacked in the offices of three recently-hired SF State head coaches after a busy summer of personnel decisions for second-year Athletic Director Charles Guthrie and the

16 Jul 2015

Athletic department welcomes new head softball coach

A new era of SF State softball began Monday with the announcement of a new head coach after a month-and-a-half-long search. Lisa Allen, an accoladed transplant from Division II Montana State

27 Apr 2014

Gator softball concludes their season with Senior Day

What was supposed to be a celebration for the softball seniors was spoiled by rivals Sonoma State, shutting out SF State in both games Saturday, 8-0 and 6-0. It was

14 Apr 2014

Softball ends series with dramatic extra inning win

After a lengthy 13 innings and an incredible shot down center field by Selina Rodriguez, the Gator softball team earned themselves a split with No. 15 UC San Diego winning

14 Mar 2014

Softball team loses two games in doubleheader, optimistic about season

SF State’s Kelsey Murakami throws the ball to first base against Dixie State Tuesday, March 11 at SF State’s softball field. SF State lost 1-4. Photo by Rachel Aston /

12 Mar 2014

Sister, sister: Twin softball players go head-to-head

Identical twin sisters Jenny and Katie Obbema both play softball, but attend SF State and Humboldt State. Photo by Becky Obbema / Special to Xpress For the first time in

01 Feb 2014

Softball’s returning players give hope for a successful season

A young core of returning players has the Gator softball team poised to duplicate last year’s early season success, when they won four of their first five games and captured